On February 2, 2017, students and parents from Lake Forest Elementary School heard about the importance of math and science during an Educating Students and Parents Night (ESPN). Former Miami Dolphins star linebacker Channing Crowder talked with students about how math and science influenced his athletic career. Other sports personalities shared how these skills are important for setting goals in competitive sports and pursuing careers.
Lake Forest Elementary administrators and teachers created Educating Students and Parents Night to motivate and inspire students. Special guest sports personalities helped students make a real-world connection to the importance of math and science in athletic and other careers.